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Littleburn

A Grade II Listed Building in Thoralby, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2723 / 54°16'20"N

Longitude: -2.01 / 2°0'35"W

OS Eastings: 399447

OS Northings: 486299

OS Grid: SD994862

Mapcode National: GBR GMD1.N7

Mapcode Global: WHB5Q.3W43

Entry Name: Littleburn

Listing Date: 25 March 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322624

Location: Thoralby, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Thoralby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

THORALBY WESTFIELD LANE
SD 98 NE
(west side)
1/141 Littleburn
25.3.69
GV II

House. Late C18 - early C19, with earlier origins. For the Lords Rokeby.
Coursed rubble, stone slate roof. 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays. Rusticated
ashlar quoins. Central part-glazed door in ashlar architrave with consoles
supporting cornice. 8-pane casement windows in ashlar architraves. Shaped
kneelers, moulded ashlar coping. Corniced end stacks. Rear: ground-floor
from left: sash window with glazing bars in architrave; 2-light chamfered
mullion window; 3-light chamfered mullion window; part-glazed door in
surround with chamfered jambs. First floor, from left: 3-light double-
chamfered mullion window; round-arched landing window with imposts and
keystone; chamfered mullion-and-transom window; 3-light double-chamfered
mullion window. The home of the Lords Rokeby, including the 4th Lord
Rokeby, who wrote a drama, "John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough", published
in Leyburn. Bulmer, History, Topography and Directory of North Yorkshire,
(1890), p 345.


Listing NGR: SD9944786299

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